Submitted by Lydia Jackson on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:50
Lily Miyazaki, who left Sutton Tennis Academy last month to train at the University of Oklahoma, has made it through to the quarter-final of the Shipyard Cup at Van der Meer Shipyard Tennis Resort in Hilton Head, South Carolina. She is the only current collegiate player left in the main draw.
With a current International Tennis Federation ranking of 844, Miyazaki knocked out Norwegian Emma Flood - who is ranked 703 in the world - in straight sets 6-4 6-3 on Wednesday.
Today, Miyaaki is up against American player Anamika Bhargava, who is ranked 672.